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Read online Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass - Highest Quality (Illustrated and Annotated (Literary Classics Collection).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass - Highest Quality (Illustrated and Annotated (Literary Classics Collection) Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll are part of the Literary Classics Collection which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader including new scholarship thoughtful design and pages of carefully crafted extras Here are some of the remarkable features of the Literary Classics Collection .

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All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications some include illustrations of historical interest The Literary Classics Collection pulls together a constellation of influences biographical historical and literary to enrich each reader s understanding of these enduring works .

First published in Lewis Carroll s Alice s Adventures in Wonderland was an immediate success as was its sequel Through the Looking Glass Carroll s sense of the absurd and his amazing gift for games of logic and language have secured for the Alice books an enduring spot in the hearts of both adults and children .

Alice begins her adventures when she follows the frantically delayed White Rabbit down a hole into the magical world of Wonderland where she meets a variety of wonderful creatures including Tweedledee and Tweedledum the Cheshire Cat the hookah smoking Caterpillar the Mad Hatter and the Queen of Hearts who with the help of her enchanted deck of playing cards tricks Alice into playing a bizarre game of croquet Alice continues her adventures in Through the Looking Glass which is loosely based on a game of chess and includes Carroll s famous poem Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll

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Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass - Highest Quality (Illustrated and Annotated (Literary Classics Collection)
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This commemorative oversized volume of the complete collection of stories and poems of Lewis Carol showcases his ingenious use of word play inverted logic and satire Lewis Carroll was the pen name and it could be claimed the alter ego of the Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson a mathematician writer and photographer His creations especially Alice s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There have been translated into countless languages and are as loved now as they have ever been His neologisms curiouser and curiouser and turns of phrase have forever infiltrated and enriched our language and culture, Source of legend and lyric reference and conjecture Alice s Adventures in Wonderland is for most children pure pleasure in prose While adults try to decipher Lewis Carroll s putative use of complex mathematical codes in the text or debate his alleged use of opium young readers simply dive with Alice through the rabbit hole pursuing The dream child moving through a land Of wonders wild and new There they encounter the White Rabbit the Queen of Hearts the Mock Turtle and the Mad Hatter among a multitude of other characters extinct fantastical and commonplace creatures Alice journeys through this Wonderland trying to fathom the meaning of her strange experiences But they turn out to be curiouser and curiouser seemingly without moral or sense br br For more than years children have reveled in the delightfully non moralistic non educational virtues of this classic In fact at every turn Alice s new companions scoff at her traditional education The Mock Turtle for example remarks that he took the regular course in school Reeling Writhing and branches of Arithmetic Ambition Distraction Uglification and Derision Carroll believed John Tenniel s illustrations were as important as his text Naturally Carroll s instincts were good the masterful drawings are inextricably tied to the well loved story, No description available, Down the rabbit hole and through the looking glass Alice s Adventures in Wonderland amp Other Stories features all of the best known works of Lewis Carroll including the novels Alice s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass with the classic illustrations of John Tenniel This compilation also features Carroll s novels Sylvie and Bruno and Sylvie and Bruno Concluded his masterpiece of nonsense verse The Hunting of the Snark and miscellaneous poems short stories puzzles and acrostic br br Alice s Adventures in Wonderland amp Other Stories is one of Barnes amp Noble s Collectible Editions classics Each volume features authoritative texts by the world s greatest authors in an exquisitely designed bonded leather binding with distinctive gilt edging and a silk ribbon bookmark Decorative durable and collectible these books offer hours of pleasure to readers young and old and are an indispensable cornerstone for every home library